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Occurred : 1/11/2017 17:01 (Entered as : 01/11/17 17:01)
Reported: 1/12/2017 3:15:38 PM 15:15
Posted: 1/12/2017
Location: Amherst, MA
Shape: Unknown
Duration:<30 seconds
Flashing Blue light changing to red/white, changed direction quickly.

The object was a blue flashing light ascending rather quickly above the tree line. It stopped in midair for about 2 seconds then proceeded to move forward at which point the flashing blue light changed to flashing red and white.

After a few seconds the object stopped and began to ascend again slowly and the lights faded out as it went into the cloud layer. Local weather reports listed the ceiling at 21000-23000 ft..